Solved

start up

Posted on 2004-03-26
3
213 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-29
Recently i found a uppercase letter A in my startup i can't find any programs in my msconfig its only when i press ctrl alt delete its in there what is it or how can i get rid of it on starup ? i would also like to know what it is or where it came from.
0
Comment
Question by:billster
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 32

Accepted Solution

by:
LucF earned 500 total points
ID: 10686802
Hi billster,

Use this tool and look at the list, you will see where it's started from.
http://209.133.47.200/~merijn/files/HijackThis.exe

then, tick the checkbox in front of it and choose "fix checked"

Greetings,

LucF
0
 

Author Comment

by:billster
ID: 10687003
LucF program wprked great I found the culpirt not sure if i should delete it help
 
  HKLM\..\Run:  [systray] c:\windows\system\A.exe

well thats it could i delete this?
0
 
LVL 32

Expert Comment

by:LucF
ID: 10687332
You should really get rid of that one...

Please post the logfile, you might have more troubing things running on your computer.
0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

A project that enables an administrator to perform actions within a user session context not just at the time of login but any time later on day(s) or week(s) later.
When asking a question in a forum or creating documentation, screenshots are vital tools that can convey a lot more information and save you and your reader a lot of time
In this video, we discuss why the need for additional vertical screen space has become more important in recent years, namely, due to the transition in the marketplace of 4x3 computer screens to 16x9 and 16x10 screens (so-called widescreen format). …
This Micro Tutorial hows how you can integrate  Mac OSX to a Windows Active Directory Domain. Apple has made it easy to allow users to bind their macs to a windows domain with relative ease. The following video show how to bind OSX Mavericks to …

728 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question